Wanderlust: Orig German
"def: A strong or burning desire to travel or wander"
It's Monday, you just logged another day at work, and as your mind starts to drift to that vacation you've been meaning to take you start to remember that your PTO is running dry. To rub it in, here are 5 instagram photographers who are living their dream and sharing their adventures in the great Pacific Northwest.
#1 Alex Strohl | @alexstrohl
Alex hails from the great PNW, and splits his time between Los Angeles and Vancouver BC. His shots are full of Mountains, Glacial Lakes, and cozy cabins that make you want to drink mulled wine and run through snowbanks with a St. Bernard
#2 Chris Burkard | @chrisburkard
Chris Burkard is a self-taught photographer and artist, based in Central Coast California, whose work is layered by surf, outdoor, lifestyle and travel subjects. You'll find a lot of surf pictures, and Chris has managed to amass over 1 million followers on Instagram.
#3 Dylan Furst | @fursty
Another Photographer from the great PNW, Dylan blends a great mix of whimsey and wildlife, and adventure into his work.
#4 Forrest Mankins| @forrestmankins
Portland native Forrest Mankins documents life on the open road, and he captured breathtaking photos on his recent trek from Colorado to Iceland
#5 Emily Thomas | @emitoms
HuffPost Contributor Emily Thomas splits her time between Seattle and San Diego, and captures just about every piece of natural beauty between the two cities.